Foxtail (Thinai/Kangni) Millet is a healthy alternative to rice. The cereal originated in East Asia. Popular termed as Ancient Grains, Foxtail millet is considered to be a heart healthy choice.
In India, foxtail millet is still an important crop in its arid and semi-arid regions. In South India, it has been a staple diet among people for a long time from the Sangam period. It is referred to often in old Tamil texts and is commonly associated with Lord Muruga and his consort Valli.
Foxtail Millet is enriched with
• Minerals and iron
• High in dietary fibre
This pure form of foxtail millet
• Does not contain any additional sugar
• Gluten-free and thus consumed by everyone
• Releases natural sugar slowly into the blood. For this reason, it does not boost the blood sugar levels